Local

May 28, 2014 9:45 AM

University: Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

CNN is reporting that Maya Angelou, renowned poet and author, has died at her home in Winston-Salem, N.C.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Blackhawk crews practice sling load training 1:29

Blackhawk crews practice sling load training

Trump calls anyone who kneels during anthem a 'son of a b---' 0:40

Trump calls anyone who kneels during anthem a 'son of a b---'

USC defense prepares for explosive A&M offense 1:26

USC defense prepares for explosive A&M offense

Muschamp: 'Standing up for what you believe in is extremely important' 1:01

Muschamp: 'Standing up for what you believe in is extremely important'

What is the Base Load Review Act and how did SCANA profit from it? 1:40

What is the Base Load Review Act and how did SCANA profit from it?

Muschamp previews Texas A&M: 'Most explosive offense we've faced all year' 2:20

Muschamp previews Texas A&M: 'Most explosive offense we've faced all year'

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney previews matchup with Virginia Tech 2:38

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney previews matchup with Virginia Tech

Police suspect foul play in disappearance of 11-month-old baby 0:46

Police suspect foul play in disappearance of 11-month-old baby

Are you as smart as a teenager? 1:55

Are you as smart as a teenager?

Josh Kendall: The good news, bad news from USC's 3-1 start 2:15

Josh Kendall: The good news, bad news from USC's 3-1 start

  • Mass Casualties at Fort Jackson. This is only a drill.

    Fort Jackson, along with local emergency services, held a mass casualty exercise Tuesday. Included were scenarios where a bomb exploded near the gate and an active shooter entered the commissary. The drill focused on mass casualty response operations, emergency operations center procedures and emergency responder procedures to multiple incidents. "We have a very mature information sharing capability with local, state and federal law enforcement and we are always on the watch," Commanding Maj. Gen. Pete Johnson said of the possible threats.